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  1. 49ers depth chart 2015: What's next at special teams heading into the 2015 NFL Draft?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Niners Nation

    ... get a chance to show their stuff on Friday. The odds are pretty high the 49ers head into the 2015 season with Phil Dawson and Andy Lee as their kicker and punter, respectively. Lee remains a top notch punter, and while Dawson's kickoffs are a bit ...


  2. Nate Boyer's latest mission: Play in the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | SFGate

    The 34-year-old former Texas long snapper is older than all but three players on the 49ers roster (Phil Dawson, Justin Smith and Anquan Boldin) and has spent more time in fatigues than a football uniform: Prior to playing organized football for the ...


  3. Can we get a kicker in this draft?Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Niners Nation

    ... kickers to do the job. And yeah for the first season they do get the job done. Joe Nedney, David Akers and Phil Dawson come to mind as doing good their first year at the most, although I remember Joe Nedney lasting a few seasons with the team and ...


  4. Larry Stone: Why NFL is doing more than kick around major changes on PATsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Erie Times News

    ... for changing something in the rules." Not all kickers are so understanding. When the debate began, 49ers kicker Phil Dawson tweeted, "oeMy PAT recommendation: place a clown" s mouth & a swirling windmill in front of goal posts. :)" Goodell first ...


  5. Why NFL’s doing more than kick around major changes on PATsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Seattle Times

    ... for changing something in the rules." Not all kickers are so understanding. When the debate began, 49ers kicker Phil Dawson tweeted, "My PAT recommendation: place a clown's mouth & a swirling windmill in front of goal posts. :)" Goodell first spoke ...


  6. Is it Tebow Time?Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Niners Nation

    ... value written all over him and is worth a six figure speculator salary. Just imagine him as the place holder for Phil Dawson ? Left hander just needs to catch and lob straight to a receiver from the snap. Do it once in a pre-season game and defenses ...


  7. New salary cap gives 49ers some flexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | NinerNoise

    ... in cap room, depending on a pay cut or release. A restructured Aldon Smith deal could free an additional $2-$5M, Phil Dawson could free up $2-3M, and if Justin Smith were to retire, then tack on another $6M. So it turns out, that the 49ers salary ...


  8. San Francisco 49ers 2014 roster review: Special teamsRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2015 | Niners Nation

    We continue our position-by-position review of the 49ers' 2014 season with the special teamers, featuring Phil Dawson, Andy Lee and Craig Dahl. Thus far, we've taken a look at most positions on the San Francisco 49ers from a season ago, and now have just a few remaining -- cornerback, defensive line and offensive line among them.


  9. 49ers offseason 2015: Special TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 |

    ... contract extension through 2018. The 49ers addressed their need for kicker in free agency when they signed Phil Dawson in 2013. After he had a great 2013 season, the 49ers gave him a two year contract the following year where he is under contract ...


  10. Phil Dawson a salary cap casualty?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | NinerNoise

    Phil Dawson has been one of the most reliable kickers in all of football, but he could become a salary cap casualty for the 49ers , who are looking to free up some money. Dawson, who has been with the 49ers since 2013, signed a two-year contract with San Francisco in 2014 and is slated to make $4.1M this upcoming season, making him the 13th highest paid player on the 49ers roster .


  11. 49ers: Waiting for the fall outRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | NinerNoise

    ... tension freeing up money. Worst case scenario? 49ers part ways with the likes of Vernon Davis and perhaps kicker Phil Dawson , who is in the final year of his contract.


  12. 49ers salary cap 2015, cut candidates: Phil DawsonRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | Niners Nation

    We are taking a look at various candidates for release as the 49ers look to improve their 2015 salary cap situation. We look at kicker Phil Dawson.


  13. Is there cause to be worried about Phil Dawson and the 49ers' kicking situation?Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Niners Nation

    When the San Francisco 49ers brought in kicker Phil Dawson in 2013, a whole lot of people were reminded of the David Akers signing just a couple years prior. The 49ers signed Akers, got an amazing season out of him, and then he fell absolutely flat.


  14. Niners Will Need Dawson to Be Better in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | NBC Bay Area

    In November, the 49ers pulled out a dramatic win in New Orleans, as kicker Phil Dawson kicked a 45-yard field goal to send the game into overtime. He then won it with a 35-yard field goal.


  15. Top 10 San Francisco 49ers Plays Of The Jim Harbaugh EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... and 10, threw a 51-yard bomb to receiver Michael Crabtree. The reception brought the 49ers within range for Phil Dawson's 45-yard field goal to tie the game with 1:08 to play. San Francisco subsequently won in overtime against the New Orleans ...


  16. NFL Experience wows one young football fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    ... NFL locker room, with a player from each NFL team represented. Nicolas smiled for a photo in front of 49er Phil Dawson's locker. He also smiled and looked tiny standing up in the cast of a Tampa Bay Buccaneers jersey, when we couldn't find a 49ers ...


  17. Vic Fangio Is 4-0 Against Aaron Rodgers' Packers, With Just Enough Defensive SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... In a wind chill of -10, this was the best performance a Fangio defense has had against Rodgers and the Packers. Phil Dawson kicked a field goal at the buzzer to win it after San Francisco sacked Rodgers four times and never let him find sustained ...


  18. Frozen Tunder mystique has suffered cracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... hands of the 8-8 Minnesota Vikings, 31-17. And yet again, 12 months ago, to the San Francisco 49ers, 23-20, on Phil Dawson's field goal as time expired. The following was a depiction of the despair found in the parking lots to the west of Lambeau ...


  19. 49ers 2014 season awards: Special TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 |

    The 49ers special teams saw no changes at placekicker or punter as Phil Dawson and Andy Lee came off strong seasons, respectively. There were larger changes on coverage units as C.J. Spillman was cut in favor of the younger and cheaper L.J. McCray.


  20. 49ers' game grades against CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | SFGate

    ... final two quarters. Defensive backs Chris Culliver and Dahl and linebacker Michael Wilhoite had interceptions. Phil Dawson had just enough foot on a 53-yard FG and made 6 of 9 from 50-plus yards this season. Emergency kickoff returner Trindon ...